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Of an Indian double agent: A true-to-life thriller (Book Review)


July 15th, 2012 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
Book: "Escape to Nowhere: Story of an Indian Espionage Agent"; Author: Amar Bhushan, Publisher: Konark Publishers; Pages: 332; Price: Rs.299 In May 2004 a tsunami hit the Research and Analysis Wing ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Light-hearted comedies to entertain this weekend (IANS Preview)


April 9th, 2012 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 9 (IANS) In the quest to be successful, people are ignoring the simple pleasures of life. Marathi filmmaker Pramod Joshi is trying to convey this message ... Read more...

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Big B praises ‘Paan Singh Tomar’, calls it true biopic


March 4th, 2012 - 4:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) Director Tigmanshu Dhulia and actor Irrfan Khan have receive heaps of praise from Amitabh Bachchan for their film "Paan Singh Tomar". The megastar describes ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

It’s tough to convince me: Shweta Tiwari (Interview)


January 12th, 2012 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 12 (IANS) As Prerna of "Kasautii Zindagii Kay", TV actress Shweta Tiwari played so many shades of a woman's personality that she now finds it hard to ... Read more...

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‘Tintin’ earns Rs.7.35 crore, highest Spielberg grosser in India


November 14th, 2011 - 7:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 14 (IANS) Animation movie "The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of The Unicorn" has earned about Rs.7.35 crore over three days, making it the highest opening ... Read more...

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Ernest Borgnine Honored With SAG Lifetime Achievement Award


January 31st, 2011 - 8:39 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Los Angeles, Jan 31, (THAINDIAN NEWS) With an illustrious career spanning across decades both in films as well as on television, noted actor Ernest Borgnine was honored with the Lifetime ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

British-made movie ‘Slackistan’ banned in Pakistan


January 28th, 2011 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 28 (ANI): A British-made movie 'Slackistan' has been banned in Pakistan due to its content.The movie, which is about young people living in Islamabad, has been banned because of ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Ashton Kutcher thinks casual sex is normal


January 19th, 2011 - 3:17 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 19 (ANI): Ashton Kutcher feels that casual sex is normal in today's life.Insisting that his new flick 'No Strings Attached' is true to life, the actor claims that the film ... Read more...

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Film very real, will immortalise Jessica: Sabrina Lall


January 9th, 2011 - 10:27 am ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Jan 9 (IANS) Sabrina Lall absolutely loved Rajkumar Gupta's "No One Killed Jessica", a film based on the murder of her sister model Jessica Lall. Having fought ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

“Hawaii Five-O” Star James MacArthur Passes Away At 72


October 29th, 2010 - 7:28 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Oct 29, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Actor James MacArthur, who won wide acclaim for his true to life portrayal of the character of Danny "Danno" William in the popular television series "Hawaii ... Read more...

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Actress Lisa Blount Dies Aged 53


October 28th, 2010 - 7:17 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Los Angeles, Oct 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Academy award-winning filmmaker Lisa Blount was found dead at her home in Little Rock, Arkansas on Wednesday. The actress, who was best known for ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

England’s secret ’simulated’ Ashes weapon no recipe for ‘real stage’ success : Nielsen


October 22nd, 2010 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Oct 22(ANI): Australian coach Tim Nielsen reckons that the England team's new secret weapon for preparing for the upcoming Ashes series, the ProBatter, may create as many problems as it solves.The ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

England’s secret ‘Ashes weapon’ revealed


October 21st, 2010 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 21(ANI): The ProBatter, a true-to-life bowling simulator, has emerged as England team's new secret weapon for preparing for the upcoming Ashes series.The ProBatter was made for baseball, but has been ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Lucid dreams becoming frequent, shows study


October 19th, 2010 - 3:44 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 19 (IANS) It is the stuff of a Hollywood movie: a dreamworld that can be manipulated at will. But for more and more of us, lucid dreams are now becoming ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Imtiaz Ali to act in ‘Old Monk’ directed by Antardwand director Sushil Rajpal!!


September 1st, 2010 - 10:10 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 1, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Sushil Rajpal's whose directorial debut, true to life film ANTARDWAND, received 95% of the good reviews and accolades from the industry, including a National Award, is ... Read more...

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Actress Kyra Sedgwick Takes Home Emmy Award For Lead Actress In Drama


August 30th, 2010 - 6:28 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Los Angeles, Aug 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Actress Kyra Sedgwick is definitely on a cloud 9 since she bagged her first Emmy award at the ceremony which took place in Los ... Read more...

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Josh Holloway To Be Part Of “The Rockford Files”?


August 23rd, 2010 - 7:33 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Aug 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) After winning widespread accolades for his true to life portrayal of the character of James "Sawyer" Ford in the popular television series "Lost," it might not ... Read more...

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Julia Roberts Gains Weight During ‘Eat, Pray, Love’


August 3rd, 2010 - 12:47 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Aug 2 (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to Julia Roberts, she loves to eat, so the continuous flow of food that was placed in front of her while filming the movie ‘Eat, ... Read more...

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Plans For Opening Harry Potter Theme Park Set Afloat


May 30th, 2010 - 7:35 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 30, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Universal Orlando Resort together with Warner Bros Entertainment Inc have announced their plans of opening a specialized theme park on Harry Potter. The announcement was ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

America Ferrera Makes Headlines With Her New Project


April 13th, 2010 - 7:36 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez New York, Apr 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Things seem to be really going well for America Ferrera as the much acclaimed actress is likely to take up a new role of ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Renee Walker Killed In Fox Series “24″


April 13th, 2010 - 7:35 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Apr 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) This was a twist that the regular viewers of the hit action/drama series "24" had never expected to witness in their wildest dreams. All the fans ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Katherine Heigl Parts Ways With “Grey’s Anatomy”


March 25th, 2010 - 8:47 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Los Angeles, Mar 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) There is some real disappointing news for all the fans of Katherine Heigl as the much acclaimed actress has confirmed that she would be ... Read more...

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Latest ‘Jesse Stone’ Movie Starring Tom Selleck Aired On CBS


December 28th, 2009 - 8:30 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dec.28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) All the fans of much acclaimed American actor Tom Selleck were in for a treat as the actor appeared in the latest "Jesse Stone" movie, which was ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Megan Mullally All Set To Perform At West End Stage


December 16th, 2009 - 9:06 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dec.16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) American actress and singer Megan Mullally is all set to make her debut appearance at the West End stage next year, where she would be performing along ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Mandy Patinkin Appears In The Medical Drama Series “Three Rivers”


November 16th, 2009 - 7:53 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Nov.16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The fans of the popular medical drama 'Three Rivers' were in for a treat as the much acclaimed American actor Mandy Patinkin made a guest appearance on ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Controversial novel was Lady Di’s idea, says Valery Giscard d’Estaing


September 24th, 2009 - 5:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 24 (ANI): Former French President Valery Giscard d'Estaing has revealed that it was late Princess of Wales Diana who actually came up with the idea of the controversial romantic novel ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Randeep lusts for 7 women in Love Khichdi


August 23rd, 2009 - 9:15 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Randeep Hooda is back with a bang His forthcoming movie Love Khichdi is all set to sizzle on screen this Friday. The story is about one fun loving small town jat boy ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Plants under stress emit more methane, worsen global warming


August 18th, 2009 - 2:18 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Aug 18 (IANS) Methane emission by plants in dry or drought prone areas could aggravate global warming more than previously suspected, says a new study. A University of Calgary (U-C) study ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Stressed crops emit more methane emissions than previously thought


August 18th, 2009 - 12:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 18 (ANI): Scientists at the University of Calgary (U of C) in Canada have found that methane emission by stressed crops could be a bigger problem in global warming than ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘Marley & Me’ about marriage, career…and a dog: Jennifer Aniston (Interview)


February 5th, 2009 - 11:28 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 5 (IANS) "Marley & Me" is not just about a naughty dog, but about managing relationships and a career, says former "Friends" star Jennifer Aniston, who plays a reporter ... Read more...

Posted in National |

‘Aap Ki Kachehri’ may be extended owing to popularity


January 9th, 2009 - 12:13 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 8 (IANS) Reality show "Aap Ki Kachehri" featuring former top cop Kiran Bedi might be extended by 52 episodes owing to its popularity among the audience.Siddharth Basu, who heads ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Man behind The Great Escape ”wasn”t a fan” of the movie


August 7th, 2008 - 4:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 7 (ANI): Legendary war film The Great Escape might have been a huge hit, but the man who was the inspiration behind big screen adaptation was never a fan ... Read more...

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